Could This Optical Illusion Save Lives?
We know better than to play in traffic, but there’s an eye-catching 3D zebra stripe crosswalk in the Icelandic fishing town of Ísafjörður that hopes to better protect you if you were to do just that. Instead of the traditional, decidedly more boring white stripes we’re used to ignoring when we cross an intersection, these mesmerizing crosswalk lines appear to hover above the pavement.
Nov 5, 2017
Go Totally Off The Grid With This Sleek Camper
Part of adulting is encountering the urge to pack up a few belongings, abandon all of your responsibilities and set off toward No Man’s Land to live in a self-imposed state of hermithood. We’ve all had that thought at one point or another, but plotting an escape of that magnitude isn’t as simple as it sounds. Luckily, there’s now a “living vehicle” that can support several weeks’ worth of off-the-grid living.
Nov 5, 2017
HomeGoods Is Paying Its Puerto Rican Employees, Even Though Stores Haven’t Reopened
It’s been over six weeks since Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico on September 20, and the island is still having major issues restoring power. That means (among many other things) businesses haven’t been able to reopen so that people can return to work. But employees at HomeGoods and its sister stores have one less thing to worry about.
Nov 5, 2017
How to Fake the Feeling of Fall (If That Cold Front Hasn’t Made Its Way to You Yet)
Halloween may have just wrapped, meaning all the TV commercials and the entire retail industry has jumped well past Thanksgiving into the gift-giving holidays. But as much as you might be willing it to be winter, it’s still technically fall for well over a month. And while it might have snowed recently in parts of the US, for others, it still feels like summer.
Nov 5, 2017
Today’s the Day: Chip & Joanna’s Target Collection Is Available Now
Fixer Upper fans, today’s the day you’ve been waiting for. Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Hearth & Hand with Magnolia collection is finally available at Target. The ongoing collaboration (there will be new pieces each season) between the HGTV stars and the Minneapolis based retailer was announced back in September (just two weeks before they said they were ending Fixer Upper).
Nov 5, 2017
11 Projects That Solve What To Do With All Those Winter Boots
If you’re like me, you’ve always had a growing pile of shoes in your vestibule/ entryway/mudroom. Which normally wouldn’t be an issue except that the shoes are now boots – they take up more space, they track in more mud, and they can take a bit longer to dry out after a good rain or snow. So what do you do with all of them? How do you solve the growing boot dilemma this time of year?
Nov 5, 2017